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Govt promises complete sanitation to every household in next five year

Jagran, 11 July 2014


"The government intends to cover every household by total sanitation by 2019, the 150th year of the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi," Jaitley said while presenting the Narendra Modi government's maiden budget.


"The need for sanitation is of utmost importance. Although the Central government is providing resources within its means, the task of total sanitation cannot be achieved without the support of all," he added.


The Finance Minister said that riverfronts and ghats at Kedarnath and Haridwar in Uttarakhand, Kanpur, Varanasi and Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh, Patna in Bihar and Delhi would undergo development and beautification. Read more....